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O'blige a lady
Additional title: 'Blige a lady! 'Blige a lady, sir! [first line of chorus]
Additional title: In a crowded car, on a rainy day, yours truly sat inside. [first line]
Harrington, J. P. (John P.) (1865-1939) (Compositor)
Callaboe (Arranger)
Pastor, Tony (1837-1908) (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Date Issued: 1891
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: Frank Harding's Music House
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Music Division
Humorous songs
Sheet music
Content: On t.p.: Comic song sung by Tony Pastor. Includes an image of Tony Pastor dressed in a fur-lined overcoat with top hat.
Statement of responsibility: [written by J.P. Harrington ; arranged by Callaboe].
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 847c5980-c58d-012f-e01c-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1865: Creator Born
  • 1891: Issued
  • 1939: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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O'blige a lady